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Jules Chéret, 1836-1932

Nationality: French
Date of Birth: 1836.05.31
Place of Birth: Paris
Date of Death: 1932
Place of Death: Nice

Identity:

Jules Chéret was a painter, poster artist, muralist and printmaker

Life:

Chéret was popular amongst avant garde artists such as Toulouse Lautrec as well as commercially successful in the 1890s. He is referred to in JW's correspondence about 1893.

Bibliography:

Cate, P. D., 'Jules Chéret,'Grove Dictionary of Art Online, http://www.groveart.com (accessed 2004).